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On Veterans Day – Thank You for the Freedom to Chase My Dreams

Grandpa Fred - Life Magazine 11-25-1940
John Frederick Andersen – my grandfather – Navy pilot (image from Life magazine, Nov. 1940)

As I sit here in my study this Veterans Day, writing sci-fi and fantasy like I usually do, it struck me how fortunate I am to be, well, sitting here in my study writing sci-fi and fantasy like I usually do. Something was bugging me as I worked—making stuff up, dreamy, silly stuff in the greater scheme of things—and I felt like I ought to write something else today. Continue reading On Veterans Day – Thank You for the Freedom to Chase My Dreams